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In Praise of Urban Paddle Boarding

Here at Red River Paddle - we love exploring wild and exotic places.  The further off the beaten track the better.  But the truth is most of us live in cities and there can be ample places to paddle that are only a few minutes away.  So we encourage you - don't be an urban paddling snob! There are lots to explore and see in your hometown.  Here in our home base of Winnipeg, our top places to paddle within the city are: 1. The Red River (Chief Peguis bridge down to Halfmoon Drive-in in Lockport is a favourite). 2. Assiniboine River (Beaudry Provincial Park to the Forks) 3. Seine River (in early Spring - when the river is flooded) 4....

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New: Buy a Board and Plant a Tree!

For every board sold and every new subscriber to our newsletter in 2018, Red River Paddle will donate the funds to Tree Canada to plant one tree. This is one small part of our efforts to make Canada greener and greater! To help with ensuring we have green space for everyone to enjoy, we are partnering with Tree Canada. Tree Canada is dedicated to planting and nurturing trees since 1992. Their core values align with ours: a greener, greater Canada. We enjoy the outdoors. It is a big reason why we started Red River Paddle. There is something about being outside and enjoying nature that is good for our soul. This is why we always strongly encourage everyone to get...

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